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Riders in the Sky perform March 29

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With names like Too Slim, Ranger Doug, Woody Paul and Joey the CowPolka King, it's not too surprising to discover that the musical quartet known as Riders in the Sky intersperses quite a bit of comedy into their performances.


And it's a formula that's worked for more than three decades, according to Doug.

"We're entertaining others and keeping alive a great American tradition at the same time," he said in a telephone interview Thursday.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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